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Squatters take over £3m Bristol mansion

Squatters have taken over a Grade-II listed mansion, said to be worth up to £3m, in an upmarket area of Bristol.

The group of about 50 people, including young families, took over the former maternity hospital in the Clifton area seven days ago after climbing through an open window. They say they are looking after the building. Property developer Jason Birakos is now seeking a court order to evict them.